Thailand Cracks Down on Trafficking of Myanmar, Other Workers

Warrants are being sought to arrest smugglers of illegal Myanmar migrant workers and seize their assets as Thai authorities continue their crackdown on people entering the country illegally to find work following the Nov. 1 reopening. Labor Minister Suchart Chomklin said the ministry has asked assistant national police chief Police Lieutenant General Surachet Hakparn to […]

Myanmar and China to crack down on illegal timber trade

The Myanmar and Chinese authorities plan to crack down on illegal timber trading routes along their long mutual border. The decision was made at a meeting attended by senior officials from the forestry ministries of the two countries held at the Grand Amara Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw on January 13. U Pyae Sone Oo, […]